tips

Back to school means big transitions for students

Tons of excited and apprehensive kids flooded into school last month, and in their wake, a crowd of parents blowing kisses, taking pictures and even tearing up. By now, homework sc ...

Fireworks safety key on Independence Day

With the Fourth of July Sunday, firework stands have popped up throughout Rocklin offering everything from kits, individual sparklers or finale sets. Booths will be open through J ...

Keep watch on pets this Halloween

People may find it deliciously fun to be scared — but your pets do not. Doorbells ringing, kids screaming and strangers in costumes can be stressful for your dog or cat. This Hal ...

How to keep water clean during rainy season

As the 2009-2010 rain approaches, it is time to consider ways Rocklin residents and business can improve water quality in our local creeks and streams during the upcoming wet seaso ...

What you can do to improve water quality in a dry season

As the rainy season comes to a late close for spring 2009, it is time to consider ways Rocklin residents and businesses can improve water quality in the local creeks and streams du ...

Tips to keep your pet safe on Halloween

Halloween can be a lot of fun for people but it can be an upsetting and even dangerous time for your pets. The Placer SPCA offers the following tips to help keep your pets safe: ...